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Savannah Downtown Business Association holds luncheon

SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) -

The monthly Savannah Downtown Business Association luncheon gives downtown businesses an opportunity to expand their business by connecting with potential customers and business partners.

But event organizers have also been discussing the recent string of crime in downtown Savannah.

"We've recently been tackling some of the crime issues happening in downtown. We brought in a special guest speaker last month from out of town to talk about some new crime initiatives and this month we have a local director of the FBI speaking as well," Greg Lard said.

Wednesday's guest speaker, Eugene Kowel, is the Director of the Savannah and Brunswick FBI agencies.

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